By Vinod Sharma
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2020 05:46 AM IST
Pressing the pause button on the legislations will be a face-saver for the agitators, who want a repeal, and the Centre, which is loath to roll them back. Observers point to the availability of a reservoir of jurists, retired generals, academics, agriculture experts and bureaucrats who can inspire trust on either side.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Chandigarh/Jaipur/Noida | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi/chandigarh/jaipur/noida
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2020 03:20 AM IST
In Punjab and Haryana, farmers shouted slogans outside the offices of district commissioners and took out protest marches.
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2020 06:30 AM IST
PROTEST MODE Farmer groups to meet in Ludhiana on Saturday to chalk out protest plan for revocation of three agriculture bills passed by Parliament
Hindustan Times, Hamirpur | By HT Correspondent, Hamirpur
PUBLISHED ON DEC 28, 2019 10:27 PM IST
Asks officers to complete schemes framed under MP Lad scheme
Hindustan Times, Rohtak | By HT Correspondent, Rohtak
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 06:48 PM IST
Farmers of Julana and Dadri have been protesting for past seven months to seek more compensation for their land proposed to be acquired for green corridor (national highway 152-D).
Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2019 07:39 AM IST
University of Hyderabad (UoH) on Monday released an order which prohibiting all protests and agitations in the varsity campus.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata/Midnapore | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2019 09:28 PM IST
According to Purnendu’s wife Rina, a few people had shown up at their house on Tuesday and demanded Rs 30,000, which they alleged Purnendu had taken from them as “cut money”, or illegal commissions.
Guwahati | By Sadiq Naqvi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2019 11:39 AM IST
The existing ST groups, meanwhile, have threatened an agitation protesting the decision, and have given a call for a shutdown in Assam on January 11.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2018 10:48 AM IST
The party’s farmer cell, the Kisan Khet Mazdoor Congress, has decided to hold protests across the country against the BJP government for “ignoring” agrarian distress and expose its “anti-farmer mindset”
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents, Mumbai
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2018 07:37 AM IST
Two days after they began their protest march to Mumbai, farmers and tribals from western Maharashtra withdrew their agitation on Thursday evening following a written state government assurance that their demands would be met within three months
Jammu | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON NOV 19, 2018 01:47 PM IST
Due to blockade by the agitating farmers on the Jalandhar-Pathankot section, five trains from Jammu to different destinations remained cancelled on Sunday, causing inconvenience to commuters for the second consecutive day.
Hindustan Times | By Pramod Giri, Siliguri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 13, 2018 06:02 PM IST
The affected farmers have alleged that around 300 acres that was not officially acquired for the project was damaged during construction.
Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2018 10:47 AM IST
The protesters, who gathered under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Samiti, squatted on the railway tracks in Gurdaspur, Jalandhar and Tarn Taran districts
Jaipur | By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2018 01:17 AM IST
Rajasthan home minister Gulab Chand Kataria said the state witnessed a decline in crime rate in the last four years. Total crime has reduced by 13.4% as compared to 2013, while crime against women has reduced by 20.4% and against SCs/STs by 42%, he said.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2018 12:03 AM IST
The AAP government wants L-G Anil Baijal to approve its doorstep ration delivery system and direct IAS officers to ‘call off their strike’.
Hindustan Times, Allahabad | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2018 04:03 PM IST
Police called in to curb violence as agitators pelt passing motorists with stones and set several vehicles on fire.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Jaipur | By HT Correspondents, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Jaipur:
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2018 10:52 AM IST
Tension prevails in many parts of Punjab, vegetable prices soar in several cities
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rohit K Singh
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2018 04:43 PM IST
Death toll climbs to 11 over the last six months. Infuriated villagers launch their own hunt, threaten to agitate against district administration’s failure to curb menace.
Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad, Islamabad
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2018 09:16 PM IST
Last year, the group had occupied Islamabad's Faizabad Chowk for several weeks.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2018 12:58 PM IST
Provincial Medical Services Association, the body of government doctors, has condemned the delay in departmental promotion of doctors.
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2018 09:44 PM IST
The state government has hiked the water tariff by 10% with effect from April 1, 2018, for the second consecutive year.